Old CD’s: Games, Encyclopedia, Apps.

Reviews About Old Software on CD-ROM from the 1990’s

Fun Around the House February 6, 2009

Games

Fun Around the House

There’s nothing fun about Fun Around the House (Queue – ages 4-8). Take a 1950’s nuclear family – Mom, Dad, Jimmy, and Sally (really!), and the required pets – and plop them down in a suburban home (more…)

 

Reverend Lowell’s Treasury of Humor: Laughter in the House of God December 5, 2008

Religion

Reverend Lowell’s Treasury of Humor: Laughter in the House of God

Finally, there’s Reverend Lowell’s Treasury of Humor: Laughter in the House of God (Micro Star Software), a collection of about 400 jokes concerning religion (more…)

 

Gahan Wilson’s Ultimate Haunted House December 3, 2008

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Games

Gahan Wilson’s Ultimate Haunted House

The manual describes Gahan Wilson’s Ultimate Haunted House (Microsoft Home/Byron Preiss Multimedia – ages 8 & up) as “13 mysterious rooms…and wacky activities,” but Ultimate Haunted House is primarily a game, complete with time limit (more…)

 

Simply House November 21, 2008

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How-To Guides

Simply House

We can’t think of one reason that Simply House (4Home Productions) is on CD-ROM. This disc is based on The Stanley Complete Step-by-Step Book of Home Repair, a perfectly adequate and useful book (more…)

 

Random House Kid’s Encyclopedia October 11, 2008

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Random House Kid’s Encyclopedia

We last reviewed Random House Kid’s Encyclopedia(Random House Children’s Media/Knowledge Adventure, ages 7-12) way back in indelibleNews! Vol. 1, No.2. Now an upgrade is being released, and we’re pleased to report that the CD-ROM is as satisfying as ever (more…)